Book it! Kelly, Irish like what they've seen in returning QB

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Ian Book came into spring practice with the idea of being out of his comfort zone. At a school that has produced its share of legendary quarterbacks, the 6-fo...

Kelly's Irish resume climb for first title since 1988

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — In two of his nine previous seasons at Notre Dame, Brian Kelly and the Fighting Irish have reached the national championship game and fallen short. Starts of ...

No. 17 NC State holds off Notre Dame 77-73 after Wake loss

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — C.J. Bryce scored 23 points and No. 17 North Carolina State withstood several second-half challenges from Notre Dame for a 77-73 victory Saturday. Devon Danie...

Mabrey, Ogunbowale lead No. 2 Notre Dame over Pitt 100-44

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Marina Mabrey scored 20 points, Arike Ogunbowale had 18 and No. 2 Notre Dame routed Pittsburgh 100-44 on Thursday night for its sixth straight victory. The Fi...

Playoff: Notre Dame defense preparing for prolific Tigers

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Notre Dame All-American cornerback Julian Love already knows all about Clemson. Blame his roommate. Love's roomie is Troy Pride Jr., another cornerback for th...

Teammates support Wimbush as No. 3 Irish welcome Seminoles

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Sam Mustipher gets to run out of the home tunnel one final time for No. 3 Notre Dame on Saturday night against Florida State. The graduate center just never t...

Jones leads backfield trio reshaping No. 8 Irish offense

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — There doesn't seem to be a load that Notre Dame running back Tony Jones Jr. cannot handle. The junior shed more than 10 pounds from his 5-foot-11 frame over t...

No. 8 Notre Dame wants to avoid doldrums against Vandy

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — The ho-hum victory over Ball State a week ago was a wakeup call for No. 8 Notre Dame, which doesn't plan to hit the snooze button again for Saturday's visit from Vanderbilt and...

Cubs RHP Darvish lasts just 1 inning in rehab start

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Chicago Cubs right-hander Yu Darvish lasted just one inning in his rehab start with Class A South Bend, casting doubt on his availability for the rest of the year. ...

Wimbush ignoring pressure while leading Notre Dame offense

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — How quickly Brandon Wimbush forgets how his 2017 season ended could determine how successful Notre Dame is in 2018. The senior understands what being the Notr...

Notre Dame defense stronger, deeper in Lea's second season

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly thinks his players' familiarity with new coordinator Clark Lea's defense will breed contempt for the opposition this fall. The 4-...

Cubs' Darvish throws 5 innings in Class A rehab start

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Chicago Cubs right-hander Yu Darvish pitched five sharp innings in a minor league rehabilitation start Monday night and soon could be back in the majors. Darv...

Mabrey, Ogunbowale help No. 2 Notre Dame survive Miami

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Marina Mabrey scored 21 points, Arike Ogunbowale had 20 despite struggling from the field and No. 2 Notre Dame survived an upset bid by Miami in an 83-76 victory on Thursday ni...

Notre Dame will play three home night games in 2018

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Notre Dame announced its 2018 schedule that includes three night games at Notre Dame Stadium and a November visit to Yankee Stadium to play Syracuse. The Figh...

No. 9 Notre Dame rebounds from Miami loss to edge Navy

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Brandon Wimbush threw for 164 yards and two touchdowns and ran for a score as No. 9 Notre Dame rallied in the rain and wind to beat Navy 24-17 Saturday. ...